If you watch The View, you’re fully aware Whoopi Goldberg has been missing in action for weeks now. At first, there was speculation she was away because she was busy preparing to host the 91st Academy Awards, even though it was mentioned she was battling pneumonia. On Friday’s show, the 63-year-old Oscar winner updated viewers on her status.
In a clip introduced by Joy Behar, Goldberg reveals her pneumonia was septic with fluid in both of her lungs. She disclosed, she “came very, very close to leaving the earth.” Thankfully, she’s on the mend now and looking forward to joining the ladies back at the table. Watch her video update below.
Whoopi Goldberg Shares A Health Update